Slashdot Items Tagged "surveillance"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @05:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Monday August 15, 2016 @09:41AM First Confirmed Prism Surveillance Target Was Democracy Activist
Friday August 12, 2016 @01:20PM Local Canadian Police Station Admits To Owning Stingray Surveillance Device
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:02PM Local Police in Canada Used 'Stingray' Surveillance Device Without a Warrant
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:00PM Challenge Over UK Bulk Hacking Powers Taken To European Court of Human Rights
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM Rio Olympics Will Be First Sporting Event Watched By 'Eye In The Sky' Drone Cameras
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:18PM EU Plans To Create Database of Bitcoin Users With Identities and Wallet Addresses
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:18PM UK 'Emergency' Bulk Data Slurp Permissible In Pursuit Of 'Serious Crime'
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:03AM Google: Government Requests For User Data Hit All-Time High In Second Half Of 2015
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:36AM Theresa May Becomes UK's 'Spy Queen' and New Prime Minister
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:50PM 'Fourth Amendment Caucus' Aims To Fight Government Surveillance
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:55PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:42AM Privacy Shield Data Pact Gets European Approval
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:41PM Micro-Camera Can Be Injected With A Syringe -- May Pose Surveillance Concerns
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @01:56PM China Tells App Developers To Increase User Monitoring
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @03:12PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:16AM Mark Zuckerberg Tapes Over His Webcam. Should You?
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @02:34PM PayPal Dumped Cloud Company After It Refused To Monitor Customers' Files
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @01:43AM Invoking Orlando, Senate Republicans Set Up Vote To Expand FBI Spying
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:24PM The NSA Would Be Eliminated Under President Gary Johnson
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @07:10PM FBI Can Access Hundreds of Millions of Face Recognition Photos
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:57PM FBI Says Utility Pole Surveillance Cam Locations Must Be Kept Secret
Saturday June 11, 2016 @03:12PM NSA Couldn't Hack San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone; Now Working On Exploiting IoT
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:39PM Microsoft Analyzes Web Searches, Finds Clues For Early Cancer Detection
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:23PM Sir Tim Berners-Lee: Internet Has Become 'World's Largest Surveillance Network'
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:06PM The Web's Creator Thinks We Need a New One That Governments Can't Control
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @07:12PM Researchers Turn Smartphone Vibration Motor Into Microphone To Spy On You
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @06:27PM Tor Developer Jacob Appelbaum Allegedly Intimidated Victims Into Silence and Anonymity
Friday June 03, 2016 @02:23PM UK Gov't Creating Secret Mega Database On Citizens Without Informing Parliament
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:20PM FBI Kept Demanding Email Records Despite DOJ Saying It Needed a Warrant
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:35AM Controversial Surveillance Firm Blue Coat Was Granted a Powerful Encryption Certificate
Friday May 27, 2016 @08:50PM Feinstein-Burr Encryption Legislation Is Dead In The Water
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:02PM Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @10:57AM Facebook Could Be Eavesdropping On Your Phone Calls
Thursday May 19, 2016 @11:14PM New Surveillance System May Let Cops Use All Of The Cameras
Monday May 16, 2016 @10:11AM Facebook Monitoring Your Reactions To Serve You Ads, Warn Belgian Police
Thursday May 12, 2016 @07:01PM Government Spy Truck Is Disguised As A Google Street View Car
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:00PM Snowden: 'Governments Can Reduce Our Dignity To That Of Tagged Animals'
Saturday April 30, 2016 @03:32PM US Spy Court Didn't Reject a Single Government Surveillance Request In 2015
Friday April 29, 2016 @01:19PM GCHQ Has Disclosed Over 20 Vulnerabilities This Year
Monday April 25, 2016 @12:43PM Spy Chief Complains That Edward Snowden Sped Up Spread of Encryption By 7 Years
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @07:42PM Spy Chief Pressed For Number of Americans Ensnared In Data Espionage
Friday April 22, 2016 @03:52PM Spy Chief Pressed For Number Of Americans Ensnared In Data Espionage
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:21AM UK Intel Agencies Have Been Spying on Millions of People 'Of No Security Interest' Since 1990s
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @11:05PM Court Troubled By Surveillance Excesses At FBI, NSA
Friday April 15, 2016 @09:44AM CIA Is Investing Heavily In Firms That Do Social Media Mining and Surveillance
Monday April 11, 2016 @01:39AM Director Brennan: CIA Won't Waterboard Again, Even If Ordered By Future President
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:15PM The FBI Director Puts Tape Over His Webcam
Friday April 08, 2016 @09:41PM CIA's Venture Capital Arm Is Funding Skin Care Products That Collect DNA
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:20AM Spies In The Skies: FBI Planes Are Circling US Cities
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:11AM Reddit Deletes Surveillance 'Warrant Canary' In Transparency Report
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @07:49AM Chinese QQ Browser Caught Sending User Data To Its Servers
Friday March 25, 2016 @12:57PM Have a Political Bumper Sticker? The FBI Might Be Snapping Photos of You
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:21AM Former Bush Official Lawrence Wilkerson Says Snowden Has Done a 'Service'
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @01:30PM Whistleblower: NSA Is So Overwhelmed With Data, It's No Longer Effective
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @05:54PM Why We Should Fear A Cashless World
Monday March 21, 2016 @05:13AM The Internet of Things Is a Surveillance Nightmare
Thursday March 17, 2016 @03:27PM 'Chilling Effect' of Mass Surveillance Is Silencing Dissent Online, Study Says
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:06PM Federal Judge Admits Existence Of NSA's PRISM Program
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:03PM FBI Quietly Changes Its Privacy Rules For Accessing NSA Data On Americans
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:02PM Carnegie Mellon University Attacked Tor, Was Subpoenaed By Feds
Saturday February 13, 2016 @12:41PM BT Announces Free Service To Screen Nuisance Callers
Friday February 12, 2016 @11:47AM Austrian Minister Calls For a Constitutional Right To Pay In Cash
Friday February 05, 2016 @03:38AM Firefox 44 Deletes Fine-Grained Cookie Management
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:49PM Marco Rubio Wants To Permanently Extend NSA Mass Surveillance
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:04PM EU Proposes End of Anonymity For Bitcoin and Prepaid Card Users
Monday February 01, 2016 @06:49PM Harvard: No, Crypto Isn't Making the FBI Go Dark
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:26AM San Francisco Bay Area In Superbowl Surveillance Mode
Saturday January 30, 2016 @06:48PM ACLU Sues Anaheim Police For Public Records On Cell Phone Surveillance
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:05PM NSA Wants To Dump the Phone Records It Gathered Over 14 Years
Monday January 25, 2016 @08:09AM The Clock Is Ticking For the US To Relinquish Control of ICANN
Sunday January 24, 2016 @02:40PM Edward Snowden Is Tired of Being Bombarded By Suitors
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:52AM Privacy Ombudsman Could Handle EU Complaints About US Surveillance
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @01:12PM The Heavily Redacted World of the FBI's Tracking Technology Unit
Wednesday January 13, 2016 @12:15AM ATF Puts Up Surveillance Cameras Around Seattle ... To Catch Illegal Grease Dump
Monday January 11, 2016 @02:24PM Police Agencies Using Software to Generate "Threat Scores" of Suspects
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:31PM Israeli Firm Creates a Device That Can Hack Any Nearby Phone
Sunday December 20, 2015 @03:05AM Pre-Crime in the UK: Businesses Crowdsource a Watch List
Saturday December 12, 2015 @11:38PM FBI: Just Don't Call Them Backdoors
Saturday December 12, 2015 @03:34PM DHS Deployed Plane Above San Bernardino To Scoop Up All Phone Calls After Attack
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:40AM Military Blimp Breaks Free and Drifts Over the Mid-Atlantic Trailing Tether
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:10PM Irish Data Protection Commissioner Ordered To Investigate Facebook Data
Monday October 19, 2015 @11:53AM Americans Show 'Surprising Willingness' To Accept Internet Surveillance
Thursday October 15, 2015 @11:12AM UCF Researchers Perform World's First Automated Mass-Crowd Count
Monday September 28, 2015 @01:23AM Edward Snowden Promotes Global Treaty To Curtail Surveillance
Saturday September 26, 2015 @04:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:49PM GCHQ Tried To Track Web Visits of "Every Visible User On Internet"
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @10:49AM Under Public Pressure, India Withdraws Draft Encryption Policy
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @09:22AM FBI: Burning Man Testing Ground For Free Speech, Drugs ... and New Spy Gear
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:38PM Docs: Responding To Katrina, FBI Made Cell Phone Surveillance Its Priority
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:41AM More Cities Use DNA To Catch Dog Owners Who Don't Pick Up Waste
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:29AM FBI Informant: Ray Bradbury's Sci-fi Written To Induce Communistic Mass Hysteria
Monday August 24, 2015 @02:55PM Updates Make Windows 7 and 8 Spy On You Like Windows 10
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:17AM AT&T Helped the NSA Spy On Internet Traffic
Monday August 10, 2015 @03:54AM Stingray-Like Device Enables Blackmail In S. Africa
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:44AM EFF and MuckRock Need Your Help Tracking Biometric Surveillance
Saturday July 11, 2015 @11:17PM The Guardian Looks At Hacking Team's Client List, Internal Communications
Friday July 10, 2015 @10:03PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Thursday July 02, 2015 @04:55PM UK Government Illegally Spied On Amnesty International
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:31AM WikiLeaks: NSA Eavesdropped On the Last Three French Presidents
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:45PM Dallas Police Falsely Credit TrapWire System For Arrests
Thursday June 04, 2015 @08:30AM Senate Passes USA Freedom Act
Saturday May 30, 2015 @02:08PM The Patriot Act May Be Dead For Good
Monday May 25, 2015 @11:44AM San Bernardino Sheriff Has Used Stingray Over 300 Times With No Warrant
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @05:25AM UK Criminals Use Drones To Case Burglary Prospects
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:23PM MuckRock FOIA Request Releases Christopher Hitchens' FBI Files
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:53PM Senators Demand CIA Director Admit He Lied About Spying On Senate Computers
Friday May 08, 2015 @06:29PM Dropbox Moves Accounts Outside North America To Ireland
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:47PM LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel
Thursday May 07, 2015 @10:37AM US Appeals Court Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Not Authorized By Congress
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:45PM Police Can Obtain Cellphone Location Records Without a Warrant
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @11:03AM How the NSA Converts Spoken Words Into Searchable Text
Saturday May 02, 2015 @01:43PM Inside the Military-Police Center That Spies On Baltimore's Rioters
Thursday April 23, 2015 @09:21AM New Privacy Concerns About US Program That Can Track Snail Mail
Saturday April 18, 2015 @03:39PM The Upsides of a Surveillance Society
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:26AM The NSA Wants Tech Companies To Give It "Front Door" Access To Encrypted Data
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:16AM U.S. Gov't Grapples With Clash Between Privacy, Security
Friday April 10, 2015 @08:15PM The DEA Disinformation Campaign To Hide Surveillance Techniques
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:20PM US Started Keeping Secret Records of International Telephone Calls In 1992
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @10:20AM Snowden Demystified: Can the Government See My Junk?
Monday March 23, 2015 @11:00AM Stallman joins Internet, talks net neutrality, patents and more
Friday March 13, 2015 @06:35PM Mass Surveillance: Can We Blame It All On the Government?
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @10:37AM New Evidence Strengthens NSA Ties To Equation Group Malware
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @08:25AM Wikimedia Foundation Files Suit Against NSA and DOJ
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @04:38AM Wikimedia Foundation files suit against NSA and DOJ
Saturday March 07, 2015 @04:27PM Fujitsu Tech Can Track Heavily Blurred People In Security Videos
Friday March 06, 2015 @08:06PM GSM/GPS Tracking Device Found On Activist's Car At Circumvention Tech Festival
Thursday March 05, 2015 @11:04AM Schneier: Either Everyone Is Cyber-secure Or No One Is
Friday February 27, 2015 @09:29PM Drones Cost $28,000 Per Arrest, On Average
Monday February 23, 2015 @02:11AM In Florida, Secrecy Around Stingray Leads To Plea Bargain For a Robber
Saturday February 21, 2015 @04:15PM Chicago's Red Light Cameras Now a Point of Contention for Mayoral Candidates
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:26AM Gadgets That Spy On Us: Way More Than TVs
Thursday February 19, 2015 @07:54PM When It Comes To Spy Gear, Many Police Ignore Public Records Laws
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @02:09AM The Technologies That Betrayed Silk Road's Anonymity
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @12:57PM FBI Put Hactivist Jeremy Hammond On a Terrorist Watchlist
Monday February 02, 2015 @02:53PM DEA Planned To Monitor Cars Parked At Gun Shows Using License Plate Readers
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:48PM Omand Warns of "Ethically Worse" Spying If Unbreakable Encryption Is Allowed
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:51AM Moscow To Track Cell-phone Users In 2015 For Traffic Analysis
Monday January 19, 2015 @01:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @04:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Sunday January 18, 2015 @01:57AM Feds Operated Yet Another Secret Metadata Database Until 2013
Saturday January 17, 2015 @05:56PM Obama: Gov't Shouldn't Be Hampered By Encrypted Communications
Saturday January 17, 2015 @10:10AM European Countries Seek Sweeping New Powers To Curb Terrorism
Thursday January 15, 2015 @03:07PM Your High School Wants You To Install Snapchat
Thursday January 15, 2015 @11:41AM Pirate Activist Shows Politicians What Digital Surveillance Looks Like
Friday January 09, 2015 @02:04PM MI5 Chief Seeks New Powers After Paris Magazine Attack
Friday January 02, 2015 @01:19PM New App Detects Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:09AM Army To Launch Spy Blimp Over Maryland
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @11:22AM Federal Court Nixes Weeks of Warrantless Video Surveillance
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @09:32AM FISA Court Extends Section 215 Bulk Surveillance For 90 Days
Friday December 05, 2014 @10:21PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Thursday December 04, 2014 @02:23PM How the NSA Is Spying On Everyone: More Revelations
Sunday November 30, 2014 @11:54PM Probe Into NSA Activity Reveals Germany Spying On Germans
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @12:08PM DHS Set To Destroy "Einstein" Surveillance Records
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:51PM 81% of Tor Users Can Be De-anonymized By Analysing Router Information
Thursday November 06, 2014 @06:56PM EFF Hints At Lawsuit Against Verizon For Its Stealth Cookies
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @09:22AM Speed Cameras In Chicago Earn $50M Less Than Expected
Saturday October 18, 2014 @01:51PM Florida Supreme Court: Police Can't Grab Cell Tower Data Without a Warrant
Friday October 17, 2014 @12:15PM An Air Traffic Control System For Drones
Monday October 13, 2014 @01:59AM Your Typing Style Is Now, Or Could Soon Be, Big Data
Monday October 13, 2014 @01:57AM Your typing style is now, or could soon be, big data
Saturday October 11, 2014 @09:18AM Core Secrets: NSA Saboteurs In China and Germany
Thursday October 09, 2014 @09:00AM Eric Schmidt: Anxiety Over US Spying Will "Break the Internet"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:46PM Drones Reveal Widespread Tax Evasion In Argentina
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:11AM Shadowy Tech Brokers Deliver Data To the NSA
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:05AM Chinese Researchers' 'Terror Cam' Could Scan Crowds, Looking for Stress
Monday August 11, 2014 @08:32AM San Jose Police Apologize For Hiding Drone Program, Halts Until Further Review
Thursday August 07, 2014 @12:39AM Microsoft Tip Leads To Child Porn Arrest In Pennsylvania
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @08:47AM 40% Of People On Terror Watch List Have No Terrorist Ties
Sunday July 27, 2014 @10:01AM When Spies and Crime-Fighters Squabble Over How They Spy On You
Saturday July 26, 2014 @09:20AM Private Data On iOS Devices Not So Private After All
Thursday July 24, 2014 @09:20AM Dutch Court Says Government Can Receive Bulk Data from NSA
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:36PM UK Government Faces Lawsuit Over Emergency Surveillance Bill
Thursday July 17, 2014 @11:31AM UN Report Finds NSA Mass Surveillance Likely Violated Human Rights
Thursday July 03, 2014 @02:46PM NSA Considers Linux Journal Readers, Tor (And Linux?) Users "Extremists"
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @10:08AM Court Allowed NSA To Spy On All But 4 Countries
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @11:46AM They're Spying On You: Hacking Team Mobile Malware, Infrastructure Uncovered
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:05PM Google's Nest Buys Home Monitoring Camera Company Dropcam
Saturday June 21, 2014 @07:10AM Chicago Adding Sensors For Public Monitoring
Friday June 20, 2014 @06:34PM German Intel Agency Helped NSA Tap Fiber Optic Cables In Germany
Thursday June 19, 2014 @05:49PM How Secret Partners Expand NSA's Surveillance Dragnet
Monday June 16, 2014 @11:33PM Help Crowd-FOIA Stingray Usage Across America
Thursday June 12, 2014 @05:28PM US Pushing Local Police To Keep Quiet On Cell-Phone Surveillance Technology
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:34PM Chicago Robber Caught By Facial Recognition Sentenced To 22 Years
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:10PM Replicating the NSA's Gadgets Using Open Source
Friday June 06, 2014 @11:05PM Vodafone: Governments Worldwide Collecting Customers' Personal Data
Thursday June 05, 2014 @05:34PM US Marshals Seize Police Stingray Records To Keep Them From the ACLU
Sunday June 01, 2014 @03:22PM The Sudden Policy Change In Truecrypt Explained